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Update and Improve Long-Term Pavement Program (LTPP) Bind

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-15-0002
Project Status: 
Active
Start Date: 
Monday, September 15, 2014
End Date: 
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
FHWA Program: 
Infrastructure
FHWA Subprogram: 
Long-Term Infrastructure Performance
FHWA Topics: 
Research/Technologies--Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC)
TRT Terms: 
Pavement Performance; Research; Pavements; Asphalt Mixtures; Infrastructure; Materials
FHWA Discipline: 
Pavement and Materials
TRB Subject Area: 
Design, Materials, Pavements, Research

Contact Information

First Name: 
Larry J
Last Name: 
Wiser
Telephone: 
(202) 493-3079
Email Address: 
Team: 
Long-Term Infrastructure Performance Team
Office:
Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Office Code: 
HRDI-30

Project Details

Project Description: 

LTPPBind 3.1 needs to be updated and improved using current climatic data, which includes emerging climate change phenomenon and events occurring within the last decade to more accurately perform asphalt pavement materials selection and pavement performance characterization.

Goals:

The primary objective of this effort is to develop, enhance, and deliver a new version of LTPPBind tool to maximize user understanding of pavement engineering for selecting the most suitable and cost-effective asphalt binder Performance Grade for a particular site.

Partners and Other Sponsor/Managing/Performing Organizations: 

Deliverables

Deliverable Name: 
LTPPBind
Deliverable Type: 
Software/App
Deliverable Description: 
LTPPBind official release package and final LTPPBind User's Guide.